Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear - not absence of fear.
Learn from the mistakes of others. You can never live long enough to make them all yourself.
He who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
If you meditate, sooner or later you will come upon love. If you meditate deeply, sooner or later you will start feeling a tremendous love arising in you that you have never known before.
Common sense is in spite of, not as the result of education.
Most of us have far more courage than we ever dreamed possible
The pendulum of the mind oscillates between sense and nonsense, not between right and wrong.
Stubborn and ardent clinging to one's opinion is the best proof of stupidity.
Learn as though you would never be able to master it; hold it as though you would be in fear of losing it.
The absent are never without fault, nor the present without excuse.
Let there be spaces in your togetherness.
Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him.
Language is very powerful. Language does not just describe reality. Language creates the reality it describes.
If we can really understand the problem, the answer will come out of it, because the answer is not separate from the problem.
There are things known and there are things unknown, and in between are the doors of perception.
We learn from our gardens to deal with the most urgent question of the time: How much is enough?
If you don't know where you're from, you'll have a hard time saying where you're going.
Don't criticize what you can't understand.
Muddy water is best cleared by leaving it alone.
All that we see or seem is but a dream within a dream.
The boundaries which divide Life from Death are at best shadowy and vague. Who shall say where the one ends, and where the other begins?